Pitt's debts were the result of a wasteful indifference to his private affairs.
That it is a wasteful process to put nitrates and manure together on the land.
Deville made many improvements, but the method remained wasteful and uneconomical, and in 1872 the metal cost 4s.
To some this seemed a wasteful act; but He accepted it as a token of the love which gave all that was in its power, and He promised that it should never cease to illustrate His Gospel.
Even when due allowance has been made for the financial disorder which the Convention inherited from previous assemblies, and for the war which it had to wage against a formidable alliance, it cannot be acquitted of reckless and wasteful maladministration.